WAR MEMORIAL, 40 METRES WEST OF CHURCH OF ST EDMUND

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1121484
Date first listed:
24-Feb-1986
Statutory Address:
WAR MEMORIAL, 40 METRES WEST OF CHURCH OF ST EDMUND, FRONT STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
WAR MEMORIAL, 40 METRES WEST OF CHURCH OF ST EDMUND, FRONT STREET

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District:
County Durham (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Sedgefield
National Grid Reference:
NZ 35619 28827

Details

NZ 3528 SEDGEFIELD FRONT STREET (South side, off)

13/39 War Memorial, 40 metres west of Church of St. Edmund II

First World War memorial. 1920. Sandstone with green slate plaques. Square- plan pedestal on double-chamferered, stepped base supports low octagonal section with brattished top, corner broaches and raised, central shield. Tapering, octagonal shaft above has similar brattished cap and is surmounted by shaped cross. Front plaque, set into pedestal, names victims of First and Second World Wars; smaller rear plaque (facing church) inscribed: PASS NOT THIS STONE IN SORROW BUT IN PRIDE, AND MAY YOU LIVE AS NOBLY AS THEY DIED. LORD GRANT THEM ETERNAL LIFE.

Listing NGR: NZ3561928826

This List entry has been amended to add sources for War Memorials Online and the War Memorials Register. These sources were not used in the compilation of this List entry but are added here as a guide for further reading, 7 February 2017.

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
112152
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Websites
War Memorials Online, accessed 7 February 2017 from https://www.warmemorialsonline.org.uk/memorial/173964
War Memorials Register, accessed 7 February 2017 from http://www.iwm.org.uk/memorials/item/memorial/10313

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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Date: 12 Aug 1999
Reference: IOE01/01208/20
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Brian Wilcockson. Source Historic England Archive
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